Hello Kitty Turns 40, Takes Birthday Trip to Los Angeles

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Love Hello Kitty? She’s celebrating her 40th anniversary, so fans are embarking on an edible excursion in Los Angeles this weekend. Eleven restaurants and cafes are offering Hello Kitty-themed foods including cupcakes, doughnuts and drinks.

Won’t be able to join the festivities in Los Angeles? Check out our review of The Hello Kitty Baking Book and celebrate at home instead.